Minnesota jobless rate remains at 5.2 pct. in July
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's unemployment rate was unchanged in July as state employers added 4,300 jobs.
The Department of Employment and Economic Development said Thursday that the state's jobless rate in July was 5.2 percent, the same as it was in June. That's well below the national unemployment rate of 7.4 percent in July.